Expert Guide: How To Edit & Sign PDFs on Android (2024)

The easiest way to edit/sign a PDF on an Android device is to use an online tool like SignHouse (free): Upload, Edit, Sign, and Save.
Last updated on:
April 29, 2024
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In this guide I’m teaching you the easiest way to sign docs on Android.

No time to waste, let’s go!

How to Edit a PDF on Android

  1. Go to our PDF editor (added below this list);
  2. Upload a document;
  3. Edit it: add text fields, signatures etc;
  4. Apply changes & Download the edited file.

It’s that easy to edit a PDF on Android — it works just the same as on desktop, and you don’t have to waste any time but rather earn more of it.

How To Edit PDF On Android

How to Sign a PDF on your Android Phone

  1. Open our PDF signer.
  2. Upload your PDF.
  3. Select the signature field (left side).
  4. Add your signature anywhere on the file.

That’s how you electronically sign a PDF using your Android phone.

Step number 2 will differ according to your case:

  • If you already have a signature, you will simply click the signature field and it will appear on the screen → you can move then move it on the file;
  • If you don’t have a signature, you will first have to create your online signature (use text, draw it, or upload a picture) and then add it to the Document.

Don’t worry — it’s free to make signatures with SignHouse!

Bonus: Sign Word Documents on Android

Use your Android phone or tablet to electronically sign a Word document:

  1. Go to our Word signer (see the box below).
  2. Locate & Upload your MS-Word document.
  3. Create your eSignature (takes ~15 seconds).
  4. Add your signature to the fil.;

SignHouse is designed to help you sign documents of any type using Android devices: PDF, Word, images — you name it, we’ll help you sign.

If you’re on desktop, you might want to see how to draw signature in Word. The process is different, as the Word desktop app has more accessible features.

That’s all you need to know about signing PDF and Word documents on Android!


Can I sIgn documents on my Android device?

Yes, you can use your Android phone or tablet to sign any document: PDF, DOCX, JPG, PNG, or anything. Follow these steps:

  1. Create your electronic signature with SignHouse (Free & Quick);
  2. Save the signature as a PNG image;
  3. Attach it to your document(s).

How do I sign a document on Android?

Sign documents online using your Android device like so:

  1. Go to our PDF editor;
  2. Upload your document;
  3. Make changes;
  4. Download it.

How to edit a PDF on Android?

Editing PDF documents on any Android device works the same:

  1. Upload your PDF document;
  2. Edit text or add any new blocks;
  3. Sign & Download the file.

Editing PDF files using Android phones or tablets is 100% free and it takes no more than 10 seconds of your time. That easy!

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